The Resource Islamic art : mirror of the invisible world, produced by Unity Productions Foundation ; executive producers, Alex Kronemer, Michael Wolfe ; a film by Robert Gardner ; producer/director, Rob Gardner ; producer/production manager, Char Gardner ; writer/co-producer, Carrie Gardner, (videorecording)

Islamic art : mirror of the invisible world, produced by Unity Productions Foundation ; executive producers, Alex Kronemer, Michael Wolfe ; a film by Robert Gardner ; producer/director, Rob Gardner ; producer/production manager, Char Gardner ; writer/co-producer, Carrie Gardner, (videorecording)

Label
Islamic art : mirror of the invisible world
Title
Islamic art
Title remainder
mirror of the invisible world
Statement of responsibility
produced by Unity Productions Foundation ; executive producers, Alex Kronemer, Michael Wolfe ; a film by Robert Gardner ; producer/director, Rob Gardner ; producer/production manager, Char Gardner ; writer/co-producer, Carrie Gardner
Title variation
Mirror of the invisible world
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Documentary of stunning breadth and beauty, transports viewers over nine countries and across 1,400 years of cultural history to reveal the astonishing riches of Muslim arts, crafts, and architecture. Exploring distant locations and many rare pieces of art, the film illuminates the history of a global culture, reflecting the Islamic world as it developed over centuries and as it is today."--Container
Cataloging source
CS2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Nick Gardner ; editor & visual effects, Jeremy Morrison ; music, Charles David Denler
Intended audience
Unrated
Language note
English (Dolby digital) dialogue; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Susan Sarandon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1945-
  • 1947-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kronemer, Alex.
  • Wolfe, Michael
  • Gardner, Robert
  • Gardner, Char
  • Gardner, Carrie
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Unity Productions Foundation
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islamic art
  • Muslims
  • Islamic architecture
  • Islam
Technique
live action
Label
Islamic art : mirror of the invisible world, produced by Unity Productions Foundation ; executive producers, Alex Kronemer, Michael Wolfe ; a film by Robert Gardner ; producer/director, Rob Gardner ; producer/production manager, Char Gardner ; writer/co-producer, Carrie Gardner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 2012
  • Special features: UPF trailers, extended footage; the Djenne Mosque
Control code
ocn801844236
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Other control number
884501751148
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(OCoLC)801844236
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen (16:9)
Terms governing use
Includes public performance rights
Label
Islamic art : mirror of the invisible world, produced by Unity Productions Foundation ; executive producers, Alex Kronemer, Michael Wolfe ; a film by Robert Gardner ; producer/director, Rob Gardner ; producer/production manager, Char Gardner ; writer/co-producer, Carrie Gardner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 2012
  • Special features: UPF trailers, extended footage; the Djenne Mosque
Control code
ocn801844236
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Other control number
884501751148
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(OCoLC)801844236
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen (16:9)
Terms governing use
Includes public performance rights

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